51st WEFTA CONFERENCE Conference of the Western European Fish Technologists’ Association
October 16 - October 20
Western European Fish Technologists Association (WEFTA) is the core platform in Europe for institutions engaged in fish processing, applied food science, aquaculture, seafood technology, health effects of seafood consumption and consumer studies.
In 2023, the 51st edition of WEFTA conference is going to be held in the beautiful city of Copenhagen, Denmark, from 16 to 20 October, under the theme of Sustainable utilization of aquatic resources – changing the way we Seafood.
The topics around which the discussion will be organized are listed below:
- Sustainable aquaculture and its link to seafood quality
- Micro-/macroalgae and its applications in food
- Side streams for food and non-food products to reach zero waste production
- Processing and quality of seafood
- Safety and authenticity
- Consumer attitudes, societal challenges and seafood products
The intent of the conference is to broaden the knowledge about fish technology and sustainable utilization of aquatic resources so that it positively affects the way the professionals in the field, and laymen alike, Seafood 😊
More about WEFTA
Aims to improve the safety and quality of seafood of the European and other markets through research within this area. Research activities of the WEFTA institutes are coordinated to the benefit of research institutes, the fishery industry, consumers, stakeholders and governments.
The annual WEFTA conference is a valuable occasion for scientists, students and the seafood industry to meet and present recent research achievements and to share experience. The conference constitutes an outstanding forum for discussions and networking.